Sentence Examples


  • He loved the way she could be wanton and sensual one minute, then bashful and demure the next.
  • His one act of wanton devastation, the clearing of the New Forest, has been grossly exaggerated.
  • The Benin people do not appear to have indulged in wanton cruelty, and it is stated that they usually stupefied the victims before putting them to death.
  • The news of the affair of Sinope, rather wanton slaughter than a battle, Crimean raised excitement in England to fever heat; while War.
  • Acting on this principle he ruled frivolously, and with a wanton indulgence of whims. In 1820 his misrule provoked a revolt, and he remained in the hands of insurgents till he was released by foreign intervention in 1823.